3 2017

Camp Barney Medintz Info Session

1:00PM - 4:00PM  

Savannah Jewish Educational Alliance
To RSVP go to Camp Banrey Medintz's Facebook page and click "Going" to the Event created for Savannah. 5111 Abercom St.
Savannah, GA 31405

Contact Dana Linfoot
Camp Barney Medintz Atlanta office: 678-812-3844

Camp Barney Medintz to Host 2018 Information Session in Savannah

SAVANNAH, GA (November 8, 2017) – Camp Barney Medintz, the Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta’s (MJCCA) summer resident camp, invites the community to attend its Fall Information Session on Sunday, December 3 at 1:00 pm at the Savannah Jewish Educational Alliance. To RSVP, go to Camp Barney Medintz’s Facebook page and click “Going” to the Event created for Savannah.

Camp Barney Directors will meet with prospective families, and answer questions pertaining to its 56th summer camp season in 2018. Camp Barney staff will present an exciting, musical media presentation, and refreshments will be provided. Located in the beautiful North Georgia Blue Ridge Mountains, Camp Barney is situated on 540 wooded acres surrounding two lakes, just 75 miles northeast of Atlanta, GA.

For boys and girls completing 2nd – 10th grade, Camp Barney offers two-week and four-week sessions. For more information about the two- and four-week options, or staff opportunities, visit; email, or contact the Camp Barney office in Atlanta at 678-812-3844.

“Every imaginable activity is offered at Camp Barney,” says Director Jim Mittenthal. “We provide a nurturing environment that encourages every child’s journey to discover who they can become, while having the best summer of their lives.”

Campers enjoy leaping off the “Blob” or soaring down a 180-foot “Hurricane” water slide, water skiing, horseback riding, zip lining, whitewater rafting, tennis, wake boarding, paddle boarding, all land and court sports, theater, dance, arts & crafts, music, Israeli culture, movie making, cooking, swimming, kayaking, mountain biking, yoga, scuba diving, and much more.

“Camp Barney provides an enriching, Jewish environment where campers make lifelong friendships, enjoy exhilarating activities, and learn more about themselves,” says Mittenthal. “Our carefully selected, dedicated and talented staff focus on each child and make the Camp Barney experience very special that enables campers to return summer after summer, and remember for a lifetime.”


About Camp Barney Medintz
Camp Barney Medintz is a leader in Jewish overnight camping in North America and provides a magical summer experience to more than 1,200 campers from metro Atlanta, 26 states coast to coast, and several countries since 1963. Located amidst the Appalachian and Blue Ridge Mountains, 75 miles northeast of Atlanta, Camp Barney is nestled on 540 acres of pine forests and exceptional facilities surrounding two private lakes. Every imaginable activity is offered including swimming, boating, water skiing, horseback riding, technical rock climbing, zip lines, tennis, all field and court sports, mountain biking, music, dance, theater, arts & crafts, radio station, movie production, super chefs cooking school, Israeli culture, karate, scuba diving, whitewater rafting, and much more.

About the Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta (MJCCA)
The MJCCA is committed to strengthening the quality of life throughout metro-Atlanta, and is recognized as one of the most highly regarded Jewish community centers nationally. From preschoolers and adolescents, to young adults and seniors, the MJCCA offers unique and engaging programs, events and services for every member of the community. Please visit us on the web at

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Sponsor: MJCCA